• 1993    John Soares and Steve Zabawa purchased Bert Pontiac GMC Cadillac, which was located on Phyllis Lane (across from the Rimrock Mall.)
  • 1998    Bert Pontiac GMC Cadillac was officially re-badged as Rimrock Pontiac GMC     Cadillac.
  • 1999    John and Steve purchased Ryan Oldsmobile-Suzuki, which became the home of Rimrock Subaru (still located at 24th and Monad.)
  • 2000    John and Steve purchased AutoTrim Design/CarNu, which was also located on Phyllis Lane and fit in nicely with the dealerships.  AutoTrim Design sells auto accessories (like grill guards, bedliners, side steps), they also do window tinting, and graphics.  CarNu being a full-service detail shop kept Rimrock's new and used vehicles.
  • 2001    Rimrock Chrysler-Jeep opened (this franchise was lost when Chrysler declared bankruptcy in 2008, however, we have been working hard to get it back!)
  • 2002    Due to the Company's continued growth, the Body Shop originally located at Subaru was relocated to 5230 Holiday Ave.  This provided a much larger space allowing us to service many more vehicles.
  • 2004    Ernie Lee (one of the originals from the Bert Pontiac GMC Cadillac days) rejoined the Company and became a 5% owner of the Subaru store.
  • 2006    Rimrock acquired the Kia franchise and placed it with Chrysler-Jeep.
  • 2009    Kia was moved next to Subaru on the corner of 24th and Monad.
  • 2010    In February of this year, we opened Mercedes-Benz of Billings.
  • 2011    September 2011 marked the grand opening of Volkswagen Billings and its new, modern dealership on the corner of King and Shiloh.2014    Rimrock GMC Cadillac was moved to its new, state-of-the art building at 840 S Shiloh Rd (next to Volkswagen.)
  • 2014    A new facility was built for AutoTrim Design/CarNu and was moved to its new location at 2951 King Ave W.
  • 2014    Rimrock was awarded the Chevy franchise in Laurel, MT in August 2014 and re-badged it Rimrock Chevrolet.